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Music to Make Mozart Proud

East Village Opera Company mashes rock, classical opera

The combination of rock and opera, melding a five-piece rock band and a string quartet ...

Luna Mortis

lead singer of Madison band proves metal’s not just for men

Heavy metal has always had a reputation as being a “boys club” ...

Looking to the Stars

UWEC play Lunacy explores the forgotten history of women and space

"... living with mystery is part of the human existence.”

International Tension

activist, historian, and novelist Tariq Ali to talk Pakistan

Radical activist, historian, and novelist, Tariq Ali, will appear at UW-Eau Claire ...

Going the Distance

my idea of competition doesn’t involve a whole lot of running

Before blowing her whistle, my teacher asked us what kind of car we wanted to be.

Best of the Chippewa Valley Winners for 2008

Annual Best of the Valley Reader Poll racks up 215,000 individual “yays” and “boos”

Small battles began between rival restaurants, tattoo parlors, and media outlers ...

Chomping and Chugging

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Chomping and Chugging

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for food and drink

Nightlife and Taverns

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Nightlife and Taverns

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for nightime fun

Ranting and Raving

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best (and worst) in Ranting and Raving

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for local issues

Media and Information

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Media and Information

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for local news sources

Here and There

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Here and There

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for local places

Action and Lesiure

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Action and Lesiure

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for sports and recreation

Shopping and Spending

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Shopping and Spending

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for shops and services

Arts and Entertainment

your choices for the Chippewa Valley’s best in Arts and Entertainment

your Best of the Chippewa Valley 2008 winners for music, art, and theatre